Cass County is a large area, but here at Faith in Action we do our best to serve as many people as possible and help keep them in their homes. Volunteers are the heart and hands of our organization and without them we would not be able to do what we do.
2018 Service Statistics:
In 2018, 104 Faith in Action volunteers helped 278 individuals throughout Cass County.
Volunteers filled 2,434 requests for services, up 11% from last year.
Volunteers gave over 6,986 hours of assistance, up 31% from last year.
Volunteers drove over 129,813 miles to transport people, up 25% and
Volunteers provided 2,670 rides, up 33%.
On Average in 2018:
Volunteers filled 203 requests monthly.
Each month, 47 volunteers provided services to 87 people, including 222 rides.
Each month, volunteers delivered an average of 400 nutritious meals to frail elderly people.
Average age of volunteers is 70.
Average age of people served is 70.
People served range in age age from newborn to 100.
72% of people served are aged 60+. 63% are female and 37% are male.